Find Your Perfect Home at 1829 Delancey Street
This is a rare opportunity to buy in the storied block of 1800 Delancey Street in Philadelphia, PA. Known for its charm, history and unparalleled architecture, this block of Delancey Street is considered the premiere address in Philadelphia. 1829 Delancey sits in the middle of that block, offering Philadelphia home buyers the chance to own a piece of history. This property has not been on the market in over 35 years and it won’t be available long, so schedule a showing today with our luxury Philadelphia real estate brokers.
The Details of this Gorgeous, Historic Rittenhouse Square Home
This residential property was built in 1800 and has 4,400 square feet of canvas waiting for your own special touch. Its classic Federal architecture can be done to suit any style, be it classic or modern– you can turn this home into your dream home.
It has 6 bedrooms, 4 full baths, and 75 feet of depth with one car existing parking, which is almost an unheard of amount of space in the Rittenhouse Square area. The one car garage is a great addition to the stunning home making center city Philly living a breeze. The Delancey home’s interior includes 2 decks, a basement, central air, and forced air heating through natural gas. The property listing has a total of 4 floor levels and is 20 feet wide.
This is the perfect home for a buyer to design and customize the interior to their preferences, as the inside of the home is ready for your vision and renovation.
Delancey Street is Historical and a Visual Masterpiece
Built in 1800, this 1829 Delancey Street house features picturesque federal architecture. The Delancey blocks of 1800, 2000, and 2100 are composed mostly of civil-war era, “federal” houses, with a typical front-brick exterior, semicircle marble above doorways, and white marble trim all around. The 1800 block of Delancey Street and its neighboring homes is simply the best looking street in Rittenhouse Square and all of Philadelphia. This original grid of streets was created by William Penn in 1683, and eventually went on to include 1829 Delancey Street. It was named after William Heathcote DeLancey (1797-1865), who was the provost of the University of Pennsylvania and Bishop of the Episcopal Church.
Why Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia?
Delancey Street is located in the Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia neighborhood. Rittenhouse Square is one of the liveliest and trendiest areas to live in Philadelphia. Located in the heart of the city, this Rittenhouse Square home is in walking distance from the hottest restaurants, finest shopping, world-class public transportation, and the luscious Rittenhouse Square Park. It’s rated as the second most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia, with streets such as Walnut and Chestnut nearby, and is a great biking neighborhood too! 1829 Delancey is within the School District of Philadelphia and is surrounded by many excellent private schools.
This home is ideal for families with active kids, young professionals looking for excitement, and pet lovers– as there is a plethora of walkways and parks nearby.
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Contact the Best Realtor in Philadelphia Today
If you are looking to live on an iconic, gorgeous street, 1829 Delancey Street is the dream home for you. The historic block of 1800 Delancey rarely is available for sale, so schedule a time to tour the home today. Call our top Philadelphia realtor, Nancy Alperin, at (215) 546-6000.